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- Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
- It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
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Suggested Pdf Resources
- Unit 2: Pizarro and the Incas: The“What Ifs?”of History
- the Conquest of the Incas are included here for use before and during the second week of 1) Begin the lesson by reading the Inca creation story.
- Incas - University of Michigan Press
- Incas. The Extraordinay Life of Padre Blas Valera, S.J..
- The Inca World
- Incas and the many cultures that preceded them had a quite unique way of The Incas were relative newcomers themselves when the Spanish arrived.
- “InCaS: Intellectual Capital Statement – Made in Europe“
- Information about InCaS. “InCaS: Intellectual Capital Statement – Made in Europe“. Background.
Suggested News Resources
- 26.2-mile Inca Trail Marathon launching in 2012
- For those who really want to travel and run, the Inca Trail Marathon 26.2 Mile Race takes running travel to a whole new level—literally. Debuting in July 2012, the marathon is the first 26.
- Walking the Inca world
- By Mark Adams Adventurous travelers and pack animals cross the Apurimac River to Choquequirao, an Inca citadel in Peru. Much of Choquequirao remains unexcavated, but terraced hillsides and a temple hint at its former grandeur.
- Cusco's Inca Museum: More than just one empire
- On my agenda while staying in Cusco was the Inca Museum. It is also called the Archaeological Museum of Cusco, a less deceptive name than Inca Museum.
- Explorer's search for 'lost city'
- According to legend, Paititi is where the Incas hid their treasures from the Spanish conquistadors. The explorers will spend three weeks in Peru looking for the lost city.
- Quinn's terrific in 'Long Story Short'
- Case in point, the Incas, who came up with astronomy and mathematics as well as cannibalism and human sacrifice.
Suggested Web Resources
- Andean civilizations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Inca Empire, or Inka Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu), was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America.
- The Incredible Incas for Kids
- The Incas never invented the wheel. They never invented a system of writing.
- The Mesoamerican civilization known as the Inca Empire was located in the Andes mountains of what is now Peru, Ecuador, and Chile.
- Inca Civilization - Crystalinks
- The Inca of Peru have long held a mystical fascination for people of the western world.